Rams Drop Road Match at Scranton
|Farmingdale State (8-2-2)||0||1||1|
|1st - 14:20||Sarah Gibbons (Scranton)|
|1st - 23:53||Rebecca Hextall (Scranton)|
|2nd - 67:19||Samantha Russo (Scranton)|
|2nd - 80:54||Smith, Jamie (Farmingdale State)|
Jamie Smith - 1
Sh: Jamie Smith - 3
Sv: 2 Players (#0, #2 - 1)
3 Players (#6, #23, #24 - 1)
A: 3 Players (#6, #20, #24 - 1)
Sh: 2 Players (#6, #23 - 4)
Sv: Kelsy McAnelly - 3
|TEAM STATISTICS||Farmingdale State||Scranton|
|Shots (on goal)||12 (5)||13 (5)|
University of Scranton - 3, Farmingdale State - 1
Scranton, Penn. - The Farmingdale State women's soccer team fell on the road, 3-1, in a non-conference game against the University of Scranton on Saturday evening. The Rams now hold an 8-2-2 overall record, while the Royals improved to 6-1-2.
Scranton's junior midfielder Sarah Gibbons (Monroe Twp., N.J.) scored on a header off a corner kick by Sydney Parker (Randolph, N.J.) 14:20 into the game to put the Royals ahead 1-0. Scranton increased their lead to 2-0 as sophomore midfielder Rebecca Hextall (Manhattan Beach, Cal.) scored off a cross from the left side nine minutes later. The University of Scranton took a 2-0 advantage into the break.
Trailing 3-0 late in the second half, Farmingdale State junior forward Jamie Smith (Ronkonkoma, N.Y.) scored an unassisted goal to break the shutout. The Royals held a 13-12 shot advantage in the 3-1 victory.
The Rams next will travel to Maritime for a Skyline Conference game on Tuesday, October 4th at 7:00 p.m.